It was not much — surveillance footage in and near an Austin-area FedEx store showing a man in a disguise dropping off packages. But for investigators from federal, state and local agencies who had been hunting a mysterious and prolific bomb-maker, it was what they needed — their first big break. Click Here to read the full story.
The spokesman for Attorney General Ken Paxton stepped in a puddle of his own making a couple of months ago when he suggested that government public information offices should drag their feet as much as possible when it comes to providing, well, public information. Click Here to read the full story.
A Tyler accountant has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against former Smith County Judge Joel Baker, Tyler Police Department Detective Dennis Mathews, the City of Tyler, and Smith County for “malicious criminal prosecution.” Click Here to read the full story.
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a collection of plastic, floating trash located halfway between Hawaii and California, has grown to more than 600,000 square miles, a study published Thursday finds. That’s twice the size of Texas. Click Here to read the full story.